Branding & Authenticity – Can You Have Both?

Hiring someone to create your social media content – is that allowed? Does that discredit you as a person? Does it make your account “fake”? The first thing I do when I get a new client for social media is write their branding document. Without this, everything else would fall apart. A branding document outlinesContinue reading “Branding & Authenticity – Can You Have Both?”

b&w museums and my failures with film

The first time I ever used black and white film, I was at the Portland Art Museum using my Olympus 30 RC point & shoot camera. This camera was the absolute bane of my existence. I got it for $15 at a garage sale, and I could not figure out how to focus the thing.Continue reading “b&w museums and my failures with film”

intentional storytelling

Intentional writing is a lot like film photography. If your challenge is to write a thousand-word short story, you have to have complete and total control over every single word that goes into your piece in order to create the exact image you want your readers to see.